You’re not alone Youth on mental health

The Young Voices Media Project joined efforts with the California Youth Media Network to produce a series of stories on youth mental health. Young reporters Estrella Pacheco, Nyelli Ceja, Ariana Calderon, Angela Rodriguez and Carlos Castro contributed to You’re Not Alone.
You’re Not Alone is a collaboration between Boyle Heights Beat, Coachella Unincorporated, Richmond Pulse, The kNOw, We’Ced, Voices of Monterey Bay and YR Media from the California Youth Media Network. The work was produced by a team of young journalists from Coachella, Fresno, Los Angeles, Merced, Oakland, Richmond and Salinas.


Gonzales youth lead in mental health education
By Ariana Calderón, Nyelli Ceja and Estrella Zarate-Pacheco 

An Ode to Depression
By Angela Rodríguez

It’s our mental health: How three young people keep their minds healthy
Story and photos by Carlos René Castro